Last week we told you about WinterSalt, a new music festival going down this Dec. 28 and 29 at the Fort Mason Center. While the festival has a solid Friday lineup announced -- including Travis Barker and Mixmaster Mike, Zedd, and Dillon Francis -- it was missing a name for Saturday's top spot. That ... More >>
Grand Wizard TheodoreFriday night, old school hip-hop legend Grand Wizard Theodore will team up with one-time De La Soul producer Prince Paul for a night of grand grooves laced with a playful dose of turntable trickery at 330 Ritch. The Bronx-born and based Theodore's pioneering contribution ... More >>
Bill EvansJazz Mafia, with Adam Theis front and center.Tonight at Mezzanine, Jazz Mafia celebrates its 10-year anniversary with a special concert featuring rappers Lyrics Born and Lateef (as Latyrx). Jazz Mafia was founded in San Francisco a decade ago by composer and multi-instrumentalist Adam T ... More >>
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